Careers

The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office periodically has openings for employment throughout the various divisions. Job requirements, descriptions, and benefits are listed under the appropriate heading. If you have questions regarding employment opportunities contact the Administrative Office, Personnel at (217) 753-6856.

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Deputy Sheriff's Information

Correctional Officer Information

Control Room Operator Information

Lateral Transfers Information


Merit Commission 

This five-member commission is charged with the testing and eligibility of deputies and corrections officers. The Merit Commission also serves as the board of appeals for deputies and correction officers on certain disciplinary issues.


Job Openings

The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office is currently taking applications for the following position:

Records Clerk